The Daily Outkick: Tuesday, October 1, 2019

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The Starting 11: Where Do The Broncos And Redskins Go From Here? (The Ringer) Denver and Washington are both sitting at 0-4, but unlike other winless teams around the NFL, neither seems to have a clear plan for how to turn things around. America’s Most Polarizing Brands: News Media Companies (Axios) News media companies make… Read more »

Outkick the Show: Monday, September 30, 2019

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On today’s Outkick the Show, Clay Travis discussed the Cleveland Browns win over the Ravens on Sunday, Daniel Jones’ great start as QB of the New York Giants, and the 13 teams in the NFL currently tied with 2-2 records. Additionally, Clay commented on the California bill signed into law by their governor with regard… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Monday, September 30, 2019

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The Giants Passed On Dwayne Haskins, But Dwayne Haskins Couldn’t Pass On The Giants (The Ringer) In a matchup between rookie quarterbacks, Daniel Jones outdueled the new Washington signal-caller. But this was only the first chapter in what could be a long NFC East rivalry. Whistleblower Is Expected To Testify Soon (Wall Street Journal) The… Read more »

Outkick the Show: Friday, September 27, 2019

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On today’s Outkick the Show, Clay Travis discussed the situation at the Des Moines Register and the firing of the reporter who decided to research Carson King’s teenage Twitter history and write a story outing him for a handful of tweets he shared as a kid. Clay went on to define cancel culture shared his… Read more »

Starting 11: Ohio State’s For Real Edition

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Over the years Ohio State Buckeye fans have dutifully arrived at the Starting 11 and read many times here that Ohio State is the most overrated team in college football. But this year, at long last, the script has flipped — I believe Ohio State is the most underrated team in college football. What the… Read more »

All That and a Bag of Mail

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It’s Friday, which means it’s time for the mailbag. Our goal here? As always, to make you smarter. But not smart enough, I hope, to cost me $10k in the college football pick’em challenge this week.  Outkick’s college football pick’em is free. Go play here. Nathan writes: “Hi Clay, after the recent news that the… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Friday, September 27, 2019

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The Eagles’ Win Over The Packers Re-established Them As An NFC Power (The Ringer) Philadelphia was able to stop a scorching-hot Aaron Rodgers and tear apart a much-hyped Green Bay defense. Even at 2-2, this squad has what it needs to make a run. Republicans Want Whistleblower’s Sources, As Inconsistencies In Complaint Emerge (Fox News)… Read more »

Outkick the Show: Thursday, September 26, 2019

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On today’s Outkick the Show, Clay Travis commented on the proposal for the NFL to play 17 games without a pre-season. This, said Travis, is a great idea. Clay Travis then discussed the New York Times article which claims Donald Trump’s “whistleblower” worked for the CIA. The story, said Travis, will disappear along with every… Read more »

Outkick’s Vegas Top Ten For Week 4 2019

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By Todd Fuhrman Changes aplenty in the bottom half of our Vegas Top 10 as we begin to separate pretenders from contenders inching towards October.  Wisconsin jumped from 11th to 7th after dismantling the paper tiger Wolverines validating Clay’s claim that maybe Coach Harbaugh is in over his skiis in Ann Arbor.  Utah gets bounced out after… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Thursday, September 26, 2019

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Jalen Ramsey Trade Speculation, Explained: From Illness To Injury To Indefinite Leave From Team (Washington Post) On Wednesday evening, the saga took another turn when the Jaguars announced Ramsey was leaving the team for the birth of his child, and would return “when he’s ready.” Whistleblower Complaint Has Been Declassified And Contains No ‘Surprises,’ GOP… Read more »

Outkick the Show: Wednesday, September 25, 2019

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On today’s Outkick the Show, Clay Travis discussed the Iowa man who appeared with a sign on ESPN’s College Gameday who has now raised millions for a children’s hospital. Clay believes there should be statutes of limitations for people and their activity on social media.   Clay also commented on the madness surrounding President Trump… Read more »

Outkick’s Gambling Picks For Week 5 2019

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Here we go with week five of the Outkick gambling picks. Last week we hit the blood bank guarantee — the under on Tennessee-Florida — which makes us an undefeated 5-0 on the blood bank guarantee (4-0 if you pushed on the wild ending in Florida-Kentucky), but we went 5-6 ATS as we continue to… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Wednesday, September 25, 2019

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Our Brief NFL Holding Nightmare May Finally Be Over (The Ringer) In 2018, offensive holding was called 2.8 times per game, but in the first 33 contests of 2019 there were 5.7 holds per game, according to ESPN’s Kevin Seifert. That’s more than twice last year’s rate. Trump To Release Transcript Amid Impeachment Push (Wall… Read more »

Anonymous Mailbag

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It’s Tuesday, time for the anonymous mailbag! As always send your anonymous mailbag questions to claytravis@gmail.com, anonymity guaranteed. (You can also shoot me your questions via Twitter DM if that’s easier). With that in mind, here we go: “The Justin Trudeau black and brownface story this week resonated with something I discovered with some friends… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Tuesday, September 24, 2019

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The Browns Are Not Ready To Contend (The Ringer) After falling to the Rams, Cleveland is now 1-2, with their only win coming against the Sam Darnold–less Jets. Baker Mayfield and Co. have plenty of kinks to work out. Trump Put Hold On Military Aid Ahead Of Phone Call With Ukraine’s President (Wall Street Journal)… Read more »

Outkick the Show: Monday, September 23, 2019

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On today’s Outkick the Show, Clay Travis discussed the collapse of the Cleveland Browns, who are now, according to Travis, heading toward a 1-6 record. Clay then commented on Jim Harbaugh and his lackluster coaching career at the University of Michigan, the Georgia – Notre Dame game on Saturday, Auburn’s success and how the media is overlooking… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Monday, September 23, 2019

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Daniel Jones’s Legend-Making Debut Shows We All Know Nothing (The Ringer) Playing without Saquon Barkley for much of Sunday, the oft-derided Giants rookie made plays with his arms and legs for a dramatic victory over the Buccaneers. Giuliani Accuses Ukraine Of Laundering $3M To Hunter Biden, Asks How Obama Could Let That Happen (Fox News)… Read more »

Outkick’s Vegas Top Ten For Week 3 2019

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We had a tough slate to navigate through last week from an aesthetics standpoint; only gamblers appreciated the pathetic slate of games and the opportunity to make some cash. Thankfully that list of misfit match-ups is in the rearview mirror and Week 4 of the college football slate offers plenty of star power.  In our… Read more »

Outkick the Show: Friday, September 20, 2019

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On today’s Outkick the Show, Clay Travis bemoaned the dismal start of the Tennessee Titans and questioned whether or not he is somewhat to blame. Clay also commented on Minshew Mania, Antonio Brown’s situation (before released by New England), Mike Leach and why the NFL should give him a chance, as well as offering the following… Read more »